Found June 16, 2013 on The Flying Knee MMA:
PLAYERS: Dan Henderson
The UFC make its first appearance in Winnipeg, Manitoba for UFC 161. While the fight card was far from spectacular, there were several interesting moments including the main event between light-heavyweights Dan Henderson and Rashad Evans. Both fighters had faced recent losing streaks and required a win here to remain relevant in the division. After a short feeling out process, Henderson controlled the opening round, dropping Evans shortly before the bell. Rashad would pick up the pace late in the second and would turn it up even more in the third round to edge out a close split decision win. Watch the highlights below:

‘UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson’ Medical Suspensions

The Manitoba Combative Sports Commission has medically suspended all 22 athletes who competed in Saturday’s “UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson” event in Canada. Every fighter was issued a mandatory 14-day ban, several were suspended indefinitely for various injuries sustained in their respective scraps. Despite posting a split decision win over Dan Henderson in the show’s featured...

Evans edges Henderson at UFC 161

Rashad Evans outpointed Dan Henderson in a split decision Saturday night in a heavyweight bout at UFC 161. The 42-year-old Henderson connected with the first solid punches late in the first round, attacking so eagerly he could hardly keep his feet against the 33-year-old Evans. "I said, 'What hit me,'" said Evans, who approached Henderson with a lot more caution...

Rashad Evans Edges Dan Henderson for Controversial Decision at UFC 161 (Video Highlight)

On a night where the UFC tied the most decisions rendered in a single event with nine, three of which were of the split decision variety, there was bound to be some controversial verdicts made by the three judges sitting cageside. Unfortunately for Dan Henderson, he was on the wrong end of a debatable (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) split decision to Rashad Evans (pictured) in the show...

Rashad Evans not thinking middleweight drop after Henderson win in UFC 161

The other side of the coin for Rashad Evans on Saturday night was not going to be a good thing. And he was just one judge and one round away from it. Evans (18-3-1 MMA, 13-3-1 UFC) took a split decision against Dan Henderson (29-10 MMA, 6-4 UFC) in the main event of UFC 161, which took place at MTS Centre in Winnipeg. In a close back-and-forth light heavyweight fight, just a few...

‘UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson’ Live Results and Play-by-Play

“UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson” will be jumping off Saturday inside MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Canada. Facebook kicks off tonight’s festivities by streaming a pair of preliminary bouts at approximately 7PM ET/4PM PT. Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s Facebook page in order to watch the scraps live. FX will then broadcast the remaining four prelims starting at 8PM ET/5PM...

UFC 161 Evans vs. Henderson results and wrap up

This past Saturday night, the UFC held their first ever event in the Canadian province of Manitoba, holding UFC 161 on Pay Per View live from the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson Results and Live Coverage

The UFC returns to action this weekend with their debut event in Manitoba, Canada. The headlining bout features a middleweight contest between Rashad Evans and Dan Henderson as well as a heavyweight co-main event between Roy Nelson and Stipe Miocic. Check back here at 6:30pm EST for live updated results throughout the night: Main Card (10 pm. EST) Rashad Evans vs. Dan Henderson Stipe...

UFC 161 Evans vs. Henderson predictions and analysis

It has been a long time since we as UFC fans have had to complain about the curse of the injury bug affecting UFC cards. It appears as though that may be changing as the UFC kicks it into high gear for the summer.

UFC 161 Pick 'Em Results

Congratulations to Jason Poirier who won our UFC 161 Pick 'Em Contest via a tiebreaker.  Our next Pick 'Em Contest will be for Bellator XCVI on June 19th.  Thanks for playing! Consensus Picks Dan Henderson - 52% Roy Nelson - 89% Ryan Jimmo - 81% Alexis Davis - 81% Pat Barry - 73%   ...

'UFC 161: Evans vs. Hendo' weigh-in coverage (Video)

Image via Esther Lin for Strikeforce There are 22 competitors ready to hit the scale inside the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba as we speak. Check out the live video, and written results below beginning at 5 p.m ET. Main Card (PPV) Rashad Evans () vs. Dan Henderson () Roy Nelson () vs. Stipe Miocic () Ryan Jimmo () vs. Igor Pokrajac () Alexis Davis () vs. Rosi...
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